Posts Categorized: IT Pro/ Devops

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Automating Azure Virtual Machine Deployment with Chef

In this post, I’ll show you how to setup your Chef environment to provision Azure Virtual Machines and walk you through creating a policy or “cookbook” and then deploying this cookbook to an Azure VM.

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Authoring Integration Modules for Azure Automation

If you’re familiar with Azure Automation, you’re probably aware that PowerShell is the fundamental technology that makes Azure Automation great. But PowerShell itself is great due to its extensibility through PowerShell modules.

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Introducing the Azure Automation Script Converter

Introducing the Azure Automation Script Converter – if you import a PowerShell script with no PowerShell Workflows in it, we’ll now attempt to convert the PowerShell script for you to PowerShell Workflow, so it will be able to run with little to no manual changes as an Azure Automation runbook.